Asbestos is hazardous and should be removed as soon as possible from your home or business. If your property has tested positive for asbestos, you should not wait to have it removed. Asbestos is known to cause respiratory problems, cancer, and even death. Colorado Hazardous Environmental is certified and licensed to remove asbestos safely from your property.
Can Asbestos Be Removed During the Winter?
Asbestos can be removed at any time. While the winter weather makes it less than ideal if asbestos removal is taking place on the exterior of your home, it can still be completed. Asbestos exposure is very real and very hazardous to your health. If your property has asbestos, the sooner it is removed, the better. Winter removal has a new set of challenges, but your asbestos removal company is skilled and has the proper tools to handle asbestos removal during the Winter.
Can I Wait till the Spring?
The time is up to you, but asbestos must be removed quickly and by a certified professional. Asbestos exposure happens without you knowing, as asbestos fibers are small. You will ingest them through your mouth or nose, where they will move into your lungs and stomach. For this reason, we tell people they should not wait to have the asbestos removed.
Can I Remove It?
NO! Only certified asbestos removal specialists should remove asbestos from homes and businesses. Asbestos removal is a delicate process that can take days to complete. Areas are sealed off, and workers use special suits and respirators to remove the asbestos. The asbestos is then sealed before it is removed from the property for disposal. You must have special licenses and certifications to remove asbestos and dispose of it. Asbestos exposure can cause many different medical problems, and laws and regulations have been put into place to protect people from the dangers of asbestos exposure.